(noun, verb)


1. the yield from plants in a single growing season

Similar word(s): crop

Definition categories: plant, output, yield

2. the consequence of an effort or activity

- they gathered a harvest of examples

- a harvest of love

Definition categories: phenomenon, consequence, effect, event, issue, outcome, result, upshot

3. the gathering of a ripened crop

Similar word(s): harvesting

Definition categories: act, gather, gathering

4. the season for gathering crops

Definition categories: act, season

Sentences with harvest as a noun:

- This year's cotton harvest was great but the corn harvest was disastrous.


1. gather, as of natural products

- harvest the grapes

Similar word(s): glean, reap

Definition categories: contact, collect, garner, gather

2. remove from a culture or a living or dead body, as for the purposes of transplantation

- Should one harvest organs from dead people for transplants?

Definition categories: change, remove, take, withdraw

Sentences with harvest as a verb:

- Harvesting is a stressing, thirsty occupation

- The rising star harvested well-deserved acclaim, even an Oscar under 21